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NSW ICAC
Politics Jun 06 2022 BySimon LevettAustralia has slipped down the international ranks, says ICAC forum

A forum on the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption was held last Friday (3 June) at the NSW State Parliament, ...

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Politics May 25 2022 BySimon LevettBipartisanship on Voice to Parliament a must, says LCA

The Law Council of Australia has urged the new Parliament to progress a referendum on a First Nations Voice to Parliamen...

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VCAT
Big Law Nov 08 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonParties that are unable to hear their matters in the Victorian Civil a...

Parties that are unable to hear their matters in the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal due to constitutional r...

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Samoa
Politics Jun 15 2021 ByLauren CroftNew bills in Samoa could result in significant constitutional changes

New bills introduced in Samoa last year could mean that judges will be able to be dismissed without due process, accordi...

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‘Unconstitutional, indefensible’: Lawyers bash proposed changes to charity sector
Corporate Counsel Mar 16 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyIf proposed amendments to Australia’s charity sector pass, the secto...

If proposed amendments to Australia’s charity sector pass, the sector’s ability to provide access to justice will be...

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court room
Big Law Feb 15 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonSenior staff with ACT Legal Aid have argued that the decision to permi...

Senior staff with ACT Legal Aid have argued that the decision to permit judge-alone trials in the Supreme Court might ha...

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Megan Davis
Big Law May 26 2020 ByNaomi NeilsonLaw professor appointment to Balnaves chair in Constitutional Law

A pro-vice-chancellor Indigenous and professor of law at UNSW Sydney has been named the Balnaves chair in Constitutional...

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Sussan Ley
Politics Aug 28 2019 ByJerome Doraisamy‘Important constitutional test case’ looms for NSW coal mine

A Gomeroi woman has filed proceedings in the Federal Court challenging a decision not to protect areas of “immeasurabl...

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Politics May 28 2019 ByJerome DoraisamyNewly re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison has a “unique opportu...

Newly re-elected Prime Minister Scott Morrison has a “unique opportunity” to work with Indigenous Peoples and enshri...

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High Court of Australia
The Bar May 08 2019 ByJerome DoraisamyA “landmark” trial began in the High Court of Australia yesterday,...

A “landmark” trial began in the High Court of Australia yesterday, which will determine whether two men of Aborigina...

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